Archives for May 2012

Movement-based Mindfulness = Yoga!

We were thrilled to see a recent Huffington Post blog by Richard Schiffman, “Why Our Children Should Be Taught to Meditate in School,”that highlights the importance of helping children learn how to focus their minds — especially amidst the fast-paced, technological boom in which they are growing up.  The author states that there are “a […]

So Many Exciting Events!

YoKid is busy, busy, busy this week with some great events and trainings in both Richmond and in the DC Metro Area! This Saturday, May 12th, join Budding Yogis Founder, Annie Mahon, and Director, Linda Feldman in the YoKid Continuing Ed Course, “Mindfulness Practices for Children & Teens.” In this course students will learn about […]

Thank You for Giving!

Thank you to all who have already donated to YoKid through Spring2ACTion – one extraordinary day to support the organizations that make Alexandria amazing!  Every donation we receive, no matter the amount, will give us a chance to win up to $30,000 in grants and prizes. We are well on our way to reaching our […]

Spring2ACTion for YoKid!

YoKid is one of many organizations participating in Spring2ACTion – one extraordinary day to support the organizations that make Alexandria amazing!  Every donation we receive, no matter the amount, will give us a chance to win up to $30,000 in grants and prizes. Additionally, YoKid has received a generous $500 matching grant from the Mason […]